THE DEMOCRACY MOVEMENT IN Montana
MAKE AN IMPACT FOR DEMOCRACY
Democracy starts with each of us—and together, we can make a major impact when we speak up for what’s right. We know the ultimate power in a democracy is the people. We are powerful, fearless, ordinary Americans working together to build a democracy that works for us all.
Take action! Join in the democracy work of the organizations below:
- League of Women Voters of Montana
- Montana Public Interest Research Group (MontPIRG)
- Montana Women Vote
FIND OUT HOW, WHERE, AND WHEN TO VOTE IN MONTANA
VOLUNTEER AT THE POLLS IN MONTANA
LEARN WHERE THE POLITICAL MONEY COMES FROM IN MONTANA
LEARN HOW DEMOCRACY REFORMS BECOME LAW IN MONTANA
Twenty-six states, including Montana & DC, allow citizen-led ballot initiatives and have a process for citizens to get measures on the ballot to be voted on to become law. This means that a group of citizens may place a measure on the ballot through gathering signatures, and, in some states, getting legislative approval once the set number of signatures is reached. LEARN MORE!
Montana DEMOCRACY REFORM AT THE NATIONAL LEVEL IS POSSIBLE TOO!
Learn more about H.R.1, the For the People Act, which passed the U.S. House of Representatives in March 2019.
HOW YOU CAN ADVOCATE FOR SAFE VOTING DURING THE 2020 PANDEMIC
Safe Voting Now is working to make sure no one is disenfranchised by this public health crisis — actively working with state governments and partners to watchdog how any changes will impact voters. Select your state or use the map below to demand Vote-by-Mail in your state!
Another list style article, this one is perfect for stories as it is divided into four sections that all contain some form of good news. The article presents examples of their public outreach work as well as the differences that they have made in Montana.